Emergency Medical Technician 1/EMR - Hybrid

Dual Credit High School Academy

​CVTC and local high schools have partnered to offer students who are at least 16 years old and interested in pursuing a career in healthcare an opportunity to earn high school and college credit. Dual credit academies give high school students a chance to navigate their interests and career options to develop the most successful individualized career path. Credits earned through this academy may be applied to CVTC programs and transfer to other colleges. Students who successfully complete EMT1/EMR will have the opportunity to complete their Emergency Medical Responder Certification. 

Course Materials Needed: Access to a laptop (not a Chromebook) is required for EMT

Course TitleCreditsCourse Time
531 – 312 Emergency Medical Technician 1
2 credits/64 hours    

Class Dates:                                                    
August 30 - October 22, 2021

Class Times: Wednesdays, 9:00am-12:00pm | Saturday, September 18 & 9, 9:00am-12:00pm

50% Online | 16 hours face to face 

Academy Location: CVTC Chippewa Falls Campus

*Students must earn a grade of 80% or higher in EMT1/EMR to be eligible to enroll in EMT2

Course Description

531-312 Emergency Medical Technician 1

Provides the foundational knowledge for future Emergency Medical Technicians and Emergency Medical Responders. Topics include: basic human anatomy, performing a patient assessment, traumatic injury management, airway management, and Basic Life Support cardiac resuscitation. Upon successful completion, candidates will be eligible to participate in the National Registry of EMTs Emergency Medical Responder exams for Wisconsin EMR certification.

Just the Facts

Fall 2021
2 Credit High School Academy

Registration Status //

Academy Dates //
August 30 - October 22, 2021High School Academies follow all scheduled CVTC breaks.

Days of Week //

Times //
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Classroom Location //
CVTC Chippewa Falls Campus

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Still have questions? Please contact our HS Academies Team at 715-852-1365 for more information.